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Old 06-25-2005, 09:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Exclamation Need help on graphic card update...

I got a quite old PC (P4 2,4GHz 533MHz, 512Mb RDRAM, AGPx4) but plan on upgrading my graph card (GeforceTi4600) to a newer one so I can watch those new cool game effects.

Is it a waste of money to buy a Geforce 6800NU instead of a 6600GT? (The difference here is ~$70) Or is even the 6600GT too much? I'd rather not spend more than ~$300 on it. I've read some about it and the smartest choice is to go with the 6800 and unlock it, i think...


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Old 06-25-2005, 10:24 AM   #2 (permalink)
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6600GT is the smartest choice. 6800NU's in my opinions and most people's opinions are not worth it, if your spending that much it's better to buy a while 6800GT

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Old 06-25-2005, 10:26 AM   #3 (permalink)
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the 6800 NU WILL outperform the 6600gt at higher res locked and stock settings

but if you can afford the 6800gt is the next option
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Old 06-25-2005, 10:33 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Get the geforce 6800GT AGP. Its only like 280 bucks.
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